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Oxford University and animal experimentation: a catalogue of shame

A Catalogue of Shame

Oxford University is currently building an £18 million animal research facility. The following report documents some of the animal experiments that have already been carried out at this institution, in the name of science.

Oxford lab poster

Part 1: Background

The historical background to Oxford University and animal experiments.

Dog in cage

Part 2: Experiments 1-4

Experiments on mongrel dogs, adult beagles, five week old kittens, and sixty two ferrets.

Rat in cage

Part 3: Experiments 5-8

Experiments on female rats, brain damaged monkeys, macaque monkeys and rhesus monkeys, plus our conclusions.

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Written by André Menache BSc(Hons) BVSc MRCVS FRSH, Scientific Consultant to Animal Aid. Published by Animal Aid, August 2004. ISBN: 0-9545115-5-7

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